O Holy Child of Bethlehem
SATB choir and piano or optional orchestration
Medley of "O Little Town of Bethlehem", "Silent Night! Holy Night!" and "Emmanuel, God with Us". Composed by Nathan & Christy Nockels. Arranged by Lloyd Larson. The Lloyd Larson Choral Series. Hymntune: DIVINUM MYSTERIUM ST. LOUIS, Christmas, Sacred. Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Hope Publishing Company (HP.C5758).
Item Number: HP.C5758
Scriptural Reference: Matthew 1:23, Micah 5:2.
In this beautiful ballad, Lloyd Larson combines the prayerful words from verse four of "O Little Town of Bethlehem" along with "Silent Night" and the contemporary song "Emmanuel, God with Us" to create a worshipful Christmas medley. The instrumental accompaniment enhances its rich nature, with a clarinet solo at the start based on "Of the Father's Love Begotten." The Orchestration consists of a Conductor's Score and parts for: Keyboard, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet in B-flat, Horn in F, 2 Trumpets in B-flat, 2 Trombones, Percussion, Timpany, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello and Bass.